With the new car, we figured it was time to try out some real rubber instead of destroying old Pirellis. One of our sponsors, Team Illuminata Motorsport, started importing MRF rally tires this year and wanted us to test them at LSPR in Houghton, MI.
1995 Buick ROADMASTER Estate!
Hey oppo, who lives along this path? If all goes well I’m buying a car on Sunday and road tripping back to Detroit. It should be fine but in case something goes wrong it would be awesome to have oppo support!
I’m looking for a tow rig. This looks awesome. Who wants to go kick the tires for me?
One of the biggest expenses in racing is tires. In rally, we have to deal with not only worn tires but also the occasional puncture or three. Teams chasing the overall win in heavy AWD cars may want fresh tires every service as tires lose their turn-in over the course of a few stages. This presents an opportunity for…
Available wherever rally parts are sold.
I’ve had the stock seats from the ralle36 sitting around for over a year now, so I figured it was time to do something with them.
Shit, I almost missed it
Especially when the total is $0 :)
Upgarage parking lot. I had no idea what it was until I walked up to it.
It’s the car time!
Japan is awesome! Flavien is the best tour guide ever!!
Appearances at 2:03 and 9:04 if kinja’d
Full story later
You’ll be able to follow our progress live with the CDNRally app
Stream kept freezing. I’d get maybe 10 seconds at a time and eventually it would stop loading at all 😬
I got to show off the Ralle36 to the Jalopnik staff :)